WEDDINGS ARE GIANT PARTIES! | With way more logistical nightmare possibilities…

WEDDINGS ARE GIANT PARTIES! | With way more logistical nightmare possibilities…

First step to being engaged... EXTREME HAPPINESS AND EXCITEMENT!!!!!!! Second step... realizing that: holy crap there are way more steps involved with planning this shindig. Welcome to the fun world of being engaged! If you didn't know, Jon and I have now been engaged for just over 4 months and, after enjoying the newfound use [...]

LET YOUR FITNESS FLAG FLY | Prep life continues!

LET YOUR FITNESS FLAG FLY | Prep life continues!

Wooooo doggie! It's that time of year I turn into a crazy person throwing around iron and "eating like a rabbit" (to those who don't quite grasp it)... yep, IT'S PREP TIME BABY! Some may ask why I'm coming back for more? Well, I'm crazy, AND I love a challenge! ;) I didn't achieve what [...]

SPARKLY HATS, QUEENLY WAVES AND BUTT GLUE?! | Pageantry, why compete?

SPARKLY HATS, QUEENLY WAVES AND BUTT GLUE?! | Pageantry, why compete?

Quick news flash if you are reading this and didn't know... I used to be a beauty queen! However, once a member of the sparkly hat club, always a member. With pageant season in full swing, and my coaching/consulting starting back up, the questions always start: Why DO women compete in pageantry? Is it outdated? [...]

FROM BEAUTY QUEEN | To Bodybuilder??

FROM BEAUTY QUEEN | To Bodybuilder??

I've been asked, "Why the change from beauty pageants to bodybuilding?!" Both have a stage. Both have lights. Both have spray tans, makeup, hair and behind the scenes junk food ready to go. Both also have tiny swimsuits and "butt glue". AnnnnndΒ that's where the comparison stops. Let me back up... I'm currently training for my [...]